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Best Fawlty Towers Episodes

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List of the best Fawlty Towers episodes, as voted on by other fans of the series. Although only 12 episodes of this British sitcom were made, it still continues to have a cult following. With so many memorable episodes of the show, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Fawlty Towers episodes of all time are. Fans of Fawlty Towers are extremely passionate about the show, and there is often debate over which episodes are better than others. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

Episodes here include everything from The Germans to The Anniversary. What is the best Fawlty Towers episode of all time? Look below and find out.


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    The Germans Oct 24 1975 "The Germans" is the sixth episode of the BBC sitcom Fawlty Towers. It is remembered for its line "Don't mention the war" and Cleese's silly walk when he is impersonating Adolf

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    The Kipper and the Corpse Mar 12 1979 "The Kipper and the Corpse" is the fourth episode of the second series of the British sitcom Fawlty Towers. It first aired on BBC2 on 12 March 1979. Distinguishing it from other episodes is

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    Communication Problems Feb 19 1979 "Communication Problems" is the first episode of the second series of BBC sitcom Fawlty Towers and the seventh episode overall. It is also known as "Mrs. Richards". Episode

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    A Touch of Class Sep 19 1975 "A Touch of Class" is the pilot episode in the first series of the BBC television sitcom Fawlty Towers. The episode introduces Basil Fawlty, the cynical, sharp-tongued owner of the hotel;

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    The Psychiatrist Feb 26 1979 "The Psychiatrist" is the second episode of the second series of BBC sitcom Fawlty Towers. Sybil flirts with a young male guest named Mr. Johnson (who Basil believes resembles an orangutan).

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    Basil the Rat Oct 25 1979 "Basil the Rat" is the sixth and final episode of the second season of the BBC sitcom Fawlty Towers and the final episode of the programme as a whole. Fawlty Towers is in threat of closure

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    Gourmet Night Oct 17 1975 "Gourmet Night" is the fifth episode in the first series of the BBC TV sitcom Fawlty Towers. Episode credited cast: With: David Jason as Waiter in Kitchen at Andre's Restaurant Fawlty Towers

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    Waldorf Salad Mar 05 1979 "Waldorf Salad" is the third episode of the second series of BBC sitcom Fawlty Towers. American tourist Mr. Hamilton checks in with his wife late one evening. They want a hot meal, but

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    The Builders Sep 26 1975 "The Builders" is the second episode in the first series of the BBC TV sitcom Fawlty Towers. Basil hires Irish builder O'Reilly to do some vital work on the hotel. However, due to the

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    The Wedding Party Oct 03 1975 "The Wedding Party" is the third episode of the BBC sitcom Fawlty Towers. Basil is disgusted when two young lovers, Alan and Jean, begin 'hanky-pankying' under his very nose while checking

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    The Anniversary Mar 19 1979 "The Anniversary" is the fifth episode of the second series of BBC sitcom Fawlty Towers. Basil pretends to have forgotten about Sybil's and his wedding anniversary, having secretly arranged

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    The Hotel Inspectors Oct 10 1975 "The Hotel Inspectors" is the fourth episode of the BBC sitcom Fawlty Towers. When Basil hears of hotel inspectors roaming Torquay incognito, he realises with horror that the guest he has

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